Dr. Carolyn B. Howard

Howard (2)Office: JAP Science Building – Rm 427

Email: carolyn.b.howard@jsums.edu

Phone: (601) 979-3468

Fax: (601) 979-5853





  1. Ph.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS,  1995
  2. B.S., Jackson State University, Jackson, MS,  1981

Research Interests

  1. Risk factors in breast cancer development
  2. Cytochrome P450 modulation in response to drug treatment
  3. Health disparities in cancer
  4. Validation of Vernonia amygdalina as a chemotherapeutic agent
  5. Natural products as anti-cancer treatment alternatives
  6. Causal factors in disparities in professional advancement and in health among women